RN pleads guilty to stealing morphine

(TOPEKA) – A nurse at Salina was convicted this past year of stealing morphine from a nursing facility where she worked. Melanie Morrison, 25 years of age, pleaded guilty and admitted that she had previously been fired from another medical center for stealing Percocet. (SOURCE: http://cjonline.com/news/2011-11-28/salina-nurse-pleads-guilty-stea…)

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